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37. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right


Saturday, October 7th, 9:00pm
Holly (and Edward)


Holly sits at the window, staring out. Edward takes the seat beside her.

Edward: Hi.

Holly starts crying.

Edward: Are you okay?

Holly: (sobbing) My boyfriend left me!

Edward: That bastard!

Holly: I know! And I’m pregnant! And my husband is going to kill me!

Edward: (raises an eyebrow dramatically) Your husband?

Holly: Yes! What am I going to do? My husband is going to know it’s not his!

Edward: I can take him out.

Holly: (wipes her eyes and takes her first good look at him) What do you mean, “take him out”? Who the hell are you?

Edward: I’m Edward. I mean take care of him. You know … (hisses, showing his plastic fangs)

Holly frowns and stares at him silently.

Edward: Is your husband home now?

Holly: (stares for a moment longer, considering) Actually there’s this guy named Joel…


Next stop: Sunday, October 8th, 2:00pm

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Author: Linda G. Hill

There's a writer in here, clawing her way out.

2 thoughts on “37. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right

  1. Ha – Hell hath no…


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